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Radio 558 - Ship and Location

Above: Ross Revenge in the summer of 1988 when Radio 558 was broadcasting from the ship

Ross Revenge

Formerly: Freyer

Built: 1960/61

Weight: 963 tons

Length: 233’ (71m)

Other offshore radio use:-

Also housed Radio Caroline, Radio Monique, World Mission Radio, Radio 819

Anchored in international waters at South Falls Head, around 14 miles North East of Margate, Kent, England

(51.27.23N, 01.48.49E)

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